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Oral history interview with Petr Filipciuc

Oral History | Accession Number: 2004.726.97 | RG Number: RG-50.572.0097

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Petr Filipciuc, born in 1921 in Vălcineţ, Romania (present day Moldova), describes the prewar Jewish community of Vălcineţ; columns of Jews passing through his village; serving in the premilitary; being called, as premilitary, to help guard a column of Jews for the night; the mass drowning of Jews; assisting a Jewish man who escaped the drowning; working on the reconstruction of a bridge in 1942 alongside Jews from the Moghilev Podolsk ghetto; the drowning of some Jews in the Dniester River; the Moghilev Podolsk ghetto; the sight of Jews being transported in cattle cars; and local townspeople going to the train station with the hope of taking Jewish belongings.

Interviewee
Petr Filipciuc
Date
2008 March 01  (interview)
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 10:59:17
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